Economy Watch Weekly: Industrial Outperforms
- Nov 14, 2017
The industrial sector has emerged as the growth leader in the commercial real estate industry, outperforming the office, retail, apartment and light industrial sectors in terms of supply, demand, occupancy and rent growth in the first half of 2017, according to a recent Morningstar report. The sector’s stellar performance is largely due to the impact of Amazon and e-commerce. Economy Editor Dees Stribling discusses the rest of the report’s findings, for the week ending Nov. 10, 2017.